The Desk


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The Desk

The trading desk at the Federal REserve Bank of New York through which open market purchases and sales of government and federal agancy securities are made. The desk maintains direct telephone communication with major government securities dealers. A "foreign desk" at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York conducts transactions in the foregin exchange market.

The Desk

The Securities Department at the New York Federal Reserve, which carries out all of the Federal Reserve's orders to increase or decrease the dollar supply when interest rates are changed.
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When they had severally remained in this condition for some minutes, Miss Sally all at once gave a loud rap upon the desk with her clenched fist, and cried, 'I've hit it
Poor Traddles, who had passed the stage of lying with his head upon the desk, and was relieving himself as usual with a burst of skeletons, said he didn't care.
THE BEST DESKS EXHIBIT two basic ergonomic features: They are L- or U-shaped and have an adjustable keyboard drawer slightly below the desk top.
The best ergonomic desks exhibit two features: They're L- or U-shaped, and mount an adjustable keyboard drawer below the desk top, looking something like the designs below.